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Captain Benny's Half Shell Oyster Bar

Map & Directions 8253 Gulf Freeway
Houston, TX 77017
  • Seafood
  • Sun 12pm-10pm, Mon-Thu 11am-11pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11:45pm
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • Not Necessary, Accepted
  • Lot Available


Houston Press' Description

You can't go wrong with this little chain's fried catfish: Magically greaseless, with a batter that does credit to cornmeal, it makes you happy to live on the Gulf Coast.

Member Reviews

  • on 09/02/12

    The good Captain always delivers! It is especially great this time of year as it cools off because you can sit outside and have a couple of beers and just relax. We get the stuffed peppers which are my favorite stuffed jalapeños in town. They are filled with cheese and shredded crab meat and fried nice and fat. Then we split the fried seafood platter with shrimp, fish and... More >>

  • on 02/07/11

    the shrimp is really big and tastes marvelous. Make sure u have time to wait tho itll take a min but it will be hot and delish

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